The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 15 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 9.52% 33.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 33.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 0
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rugby region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 95.24% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 35
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Rugby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Rugby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Rugby region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Rugby

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) HP